Marriage Equality Conference

Audio from the Marriage Equality Conference, held in Wellington 30 November - 2 December 2012.

A special thank you to Marriage Equality Campaign (Wellington) for allowing us to record parts of the conference.


Faith Forum

Faith ForumRev. Dr. Margaret Maymen leads a discussion on the faith-based Christian case for marriage equality, and provides some...

Tags: bible, church, civil unions, faith, homophobia, identity...

Published: December 2012

Fighting Homophobia

Fighting HomophobiaAudio from the second keynote panel discussion: Fighting Homophobia in Our Communities. Speakers include Bill Logan, Eileen...

Tags: activism, adoption, board of trustees, bullying, charter schools, civil unions...

Published: December 2012

Gay Liberation Movement

Gay Liberation MovementIan Anderson leads a discussion about the Gay Liberation Movement, beginning in the 1960s. [note some comments...

Tags: activism, apartheid, biphobia, civil rights, communism, feminism...

Published: December 2012

Ian McKellen

Ian McKellenIan McKellen sends a message to the Marriage Equality Conference...

Tags: aotearoa new zealand, marriage, marriage equality, parliament, te whanganui-a-...

Published: November 2012

Joseph Habgood

Joseph HabgoodJoseph Habgood, one of the founders of LegaliseLove, talks about the beginnings of the organisation. This interview was...

Tags: 2010s, activism, adoption, civil unions, straight, transcript online...

Published: December 2012

Marriage, Adoption and Human Rights

Marriage, Adoption and Human RightsKevin Hague MP talks about the history of human rights legislation - internationally and in New Zealand...

Tags: 2010s, adoption, alcohol and drug abuse, children, church, discrimination...

Published: December 2012

Murray Riches

Murray RichesMurray Riches talks about his research project How Do We Make it Better. MP Jan Logie references the...

Tags: activism, alcohol and drug abuse, bullying, church, closeted, coming out...

Published: December 2012

Nigel Studdart

Nigel StuddartNigel Studdart talks about the impact of losing his teaching position at Pompallier Catholic College during the Marriage...

Tags: 2010s, church, discrimination, employment, family, transcript online...

Published: December 2012

Participant Reaction

Participant ReactionParticipants reflect on the Marriage Equality Conference, held in Wellington...

Tags: activism, civil unions, community, diversity, faith, family...

Published: December 2012

Queer-Straight Alliances

Queer-Straight AlliancesTabby, Griffin and Tommy talk about Queer-Straight Alliances and organising in schools. Participants then share their own experiences...

Tags: boarding school, bullying, community, depression, diversity, early childhood e...

Published: December 2012

Conference Preview

Conference PreviewConference Chair Rawa Karetai previews the upcoming Marriage Equality Conference, held in Wellington 30 November - 2 December...

Tags: activism, adoption, civil unions, community, discrimination, diversity...

Published: November 2012

Report Back

Report BackConference Chair Rawa Karetai invites the two conference streams to report back on their sessions at the end...

Tags: 2010s, adoption, alcohol and drug abuse, fa'afafine, takataapui, transgender...

Published: December 2012

The Legislative Process

The Legislative ProcessAudio from the first keynote panel discussion: Sexual Minorities and the Legislative Process. Speakers include Rangimoana Taylor, Tau...

Tags: 2010s, activism, age of consent, civil unions, community, courts...

Published: November 2012